ERIC Number: EJ598734
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
A Retrospective Analysis of Shame, Dissociation, and Adult Victimization in Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse.
Kessler, Bonnie L.; Bieschke, Kathleen J.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v46 n3 p335-41 Jul 1999
Examines relationship between childhood sexual abuse and victimization in adulthood using a sample of university women. Analysis shows that there is a significant association between women who were abused in childhood and adult victimization. Reports that the odds of revictimization in adulthood were greater for women who were abused in childhood than those who were not abused. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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